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Bilingual Method

Bilingual Method Bilingual Method C.J. Dodson (1967) was the proponent of the bilingual method. It is used for teaching a foreign language and it is complementary to the audiovisual method. From the beginning, the sandwich technique is used to convey the meaning bilingually. The mother tongue is used for bilingual pattern drills. The bilingual method …

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Situational Approach

Situational Approach The situational approach had been developed from the 1930s to the 1960s by British Applied Linguists, Harold Palmer and A.S. Hornsby. These two people knew the direct method and the work done by19th century applied linguists like Otto Jesperson and Daniel Jones, and they tried to develop a positivist approach to teaching English. …

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